Esther offers counseling services to children, teenagers, adults, and couples, with a focus on fostering psychological and emotional well-being. She is dedicated to equipping children and teenagers with the tools for a healthy adulthood, while assisting adults in navigating challenges such as depression, anxiety, self-esteem, relationships, life transitions, and various emotional and behavioral issues. Utilizing an integrated therapeutic approach rooted in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) and Rational Emotive Behavioral Therapy (REBT) theories, Esther cultivates a client-centered, non-judgmental, and supportive environment. Here, clients feel safe and empowered to share, heal, and grow.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
Esther holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Psychology from Oakland University and has met the academic requirements for her Master of Arts in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from Central Michigan University and is fulfilling her internship hours as a part of her degree completion. Esther previously provided counseling services at Central University’s Community Counseling and Development clinic, and brings to her counseling sessions, five years teaching experience as a substitute schoolteacher in the public education system and as a pre-school assistant teacher. Esther Prior to entering her teaching career and teaching career, Esther worked in the business sector in customer service and management positions. Thus, Esther brings valuable experience working with the general public, and more specifically, with children and teenagers in her educational and counseling roles.
A BIT ABOUT ESTHER
Esther’s counseling approach meets clients where they are, tailoring her methods to best serve their needs and achieve their goals. She actively collaborates with clients to identify and challenge negative thought patterns, promoting empowerment and enabling them to take control of their emotional destiny.